Archive for the ‘Nintendo’ Category

Nintendo has announced the newest game starring Mario’s much more lovable brother Luigi in Luigi’s Mansion 2. The game will launch on March 28th, 2013 exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems as Luigi returns to help his mad scientist friend Professor E. Gadd by sucking up ghosts in a haunted mansion that are filled with puzzling contraptions that you can use to proceed through the game. You’ll also   Read More ...

Nintendo has just sent over an email to announce a new ZombiU bundle for the newest console, Wii U. To be released in the US and Canada, you’ll have a chance to purchase quite the bundle set for ZombiU fans. The ZombiU bundle set comes with everything you see in the Wii U deluxe set with the addition of ZombiU the game, a black Wii U Pro Controller and a   Read More ...

Have you ever wanted to know the official timeline in The Legend of Zelda series? Or find out the history of how Hyrule came to be? Or are you even just a big Zelda fan looking to add this neat guide to your collection? The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia has hit Amazon’s Best Sellers list just on pre orders alone! It is a great compilation of concept art, official   Read More ...

Categories: News, Nintendo

November 30th is fast approaching and will be here before you know it next week. The Nintendo Wii U will launch upon the masses and Nintendo will become the first company to usher in the next generation of consoles. Us folks in the United States have already got our hands on the console and it appears Nintendo is trying to keep up with demand and give gamers the ability to   Read More ...

Categories: News, Nintendo, Nintendo Wii U, UK

Imagine your 12 years old and you just set up your newly purchased Nintendo Wii U thanks to your parents. Kid, your about to embark on the future of video games as yet again Nintendo is the first company to delve into next-gen gaming before Microsoft and Sony. Those looking to register their children with Nintendo ID accounts will be asked to provide Credit Card information and will be charged a non-refundable $0.50.

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals are at it again. Yes. Again. Are they ever happy? On Monday, the controversial organization issued a press release attacking iconic Nintendo mascot Mario for wearing a ‘Tanooki’ suit in his latest adventure, the Nintendo 3DS game Super Mario 3D Land, which hit shelves on Sunday. “Tanooki may be just a “suit” in Mario games, but by wearing the skin of an   Read More ...

“You can see the game is very focused on that horror atmosphere, so it’s not made for co-op play,” said producer Masachika Kawata in conversation with Eurogamer back in June. “We’re focusing on the single player this time.” But did he lie? Did he put the wool over our eyes?!  Looking at the official Japanese site, it reveals that the game supports “2 people” in “communication-play mode.” The site also lists “local play, Internet   Read More ...

Nintendo announced they will be bringing over the US a new Nintendo Wii console bundle loosing the Gamecube backwards support. The new bundle includes a Black Nintendo Wii console, with a copy of New Super Mario Bros and a bonus copy of the Super Mario Galaxy soundtrack CD. The retail bundle will be available for $149.99 on North American shores. the other standard Wii bundle will still be available is   Read More ...

Categories: Nintendo, Nintendo Wii

This year, the New York Comic Con, taking place in New York City, Nintendo of America will be bringing out all the stops with its upcoming releases this holiday season. The New York Comic Con takes place from October 14th-October 16th in the Javits Center in Manhattan. Show attendees will get a chance to play games such as The Legend of Zelda™: Skyward Sword for the Wii™ console as well   Read More ...

Categories: Comic Con, News, Nintendo, US

It appears there have been rumors popping up lately that a new Super Smash Bros Universe title will be coming to the Wii U. However, the Series Director Masahiro Sakurai has squashed all rumors of the project. “I’m currently concentrating on one title, Kid Icarus,” he stated. “Until this wraps up, Smash Bros. will not progress. Of course, characters have not been decided at all.” While, all hopes and dreams might’ve   Read More ...

This new system update will bring in 3D Video Recording to your system in November. The other highlight of the update is that players will be able to experience new challenges in StreetPass and the StreetPass Mii Plaza. Also announced, Super Mario 3D Land will be appearing on store shelves on November 13th. Mario Kart 7 will be available on December 4 and will include a first person optional driving   Read More ...

This morning, Nintendo revealed to the world that its latest Zelda adventure, The Legend of Zelda Skyward Sword for Wii will land on North American shelves on November 20. The date of course falls within the holiday time frame revealed by the company earlier in the year at E3. Upon looking over Nintendo’s announcement, it does not appear that they mention if the game will ship will the Motion-Plus accessory   Read More ...

Nintendo has shown off a new Super Mario 3DS trailer at their E3 press conference just now in Los Angeles. The game is built from the group up and features the Tanooki suit. Expect it to ship before the end of this year.

Categories: E3, Mario, News, Nintendo, Nintendo 3DS

Nintendo has showed off a new trailer for Mario Kart 3DS at their E3 Press Conference earlier. The game is shaping quite nicely, and seems to be pushing customisation. Also expect new hang-gliding segments for great justice. We’ll keep you updated when new information from the game is unveiled.

Categories: E3, News, Nintendo, Nintendo 3DS

Satoru Iwata has just confirmed that Smash Bros. is coming to both the Wii U and the 3DS. According to Iwata, the two versions can link up to each other. He also let slip that Masahiro Sakurai (currently working on Kid Icarus Uprising) will be developing the game. Other than that, there has been no other details or information on this game yet but we’ll keep our ear to the   Read More ...

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